Following Mass Shooting At US Airbase, Trump Speaks On Behalf Of Saudi Arabia

CSPAN on Twitter
CSPAN on Twitter

“President Trump addressed the shooting this morning on the Pensacola Navy base.”


Trump relayed Saudi King Salman's condolences to the American families who lost loved ones in Friday's shooting.

Today, a Saudi air force pilot murdered at least four U.S. service members in Pensacola, Florida. Speaking on behalf of Saudi Arabia’s King, President Donald Trump said:

“King Salman just called to express his sincere condolences and his sympathies for families and friends of the warriors who were killed and wounded in the attack that took place just recently, just this morning, in Pensacola, Florida.

The King said that the Saudi people are greatly angered by the barbaric actions of the shooter, and that, this person in no shape or form represents the feelings of the Saudi people who love the American people so much. This was just given to me by the King of Saudi Arabia.”



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